2019: Shortlisted, British Association of Science Writers best feature award
2018: Winner, Guild of Health Writers award, life style section 2018
2018: Runner up Guild of Health Writers award, womens health section.
2017: Freelance of the Year, Medical Journalists Association Awards
2015: Shortlisted, Blogger of the year, MJA Awards
2013: Commended, MJA Awards
2009: Best National Newspaper Feature, Guild of Healthwriters
2009: Best Freelance Feature, Guild of Healthwriters.
2008: Excellence in Cancer Reporting, Pfizer Excellence in Oncology Awards
2007: Freelance Journalist of the Year, MJA Awards
2007: Overall Freelance Writer, Guild of Health Writers
Pictured with winner Roisin Dervish-O'Kane, fellow runner-up Joanna Moorfield, sponsor, event chair, Liz Earle.
what people say
Winner Guild of Health Writers 2018 award, Lifestyle section.
The judges said: “A strong, research-led feature updating health care professionals on treatment for this increasingly widespread condition.”
Runner up Guild of Health Writers 2018 award, Women's Health.
The judges said: “A brave and ambitious article on an important topic, meticulously researched with convincing case studies.”
MJA Awards 2017
The judges said Jane’s “engaging journalism” illustrated the ability and skills needed to adapt to very different audiences.
It's one of the most thoughtful, dramatic, character-driven approaches to both unique and universal aspects of the crisis we're all invested in addressing - Sarah Kessler of Lifebox on Mosaic Science article on pulse oximetry in Mongolia, February 2017.